Book — 1 online resource (xxix, 319 p.). Digital: data file.
Acronyms and Abbreviations
Appendix A: Presidents of the IAAF
Appendix B: Olympic Games: Winners
Appendix C: World Championships: Venues and Winners
Appendix D: World Indoor Championships: Venues and Winners
Appendix E: World Cross-Country Championships: Winners
Appendix F: World Road Racing Championships: Winners
Appendix G: IAAF World Athletes of the Year
Appendix H: World Records
About the Author.
The Historical Dictionary of Track and Field covers the history of this sport through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced entries on key figures, places, competitions, and governing bodies within the sport. This book is an excellent access point for researchers, students, and anyone wanting to know more about the history of track and field. (source: Nielsen Book Data)